syria, unlike other countries in the region, perhaps more similar to the saudis in terms of their willingness to crush the dissent. let's call them iran ace neighborhood bff as well, that's going to come into the mix when others on the outside look at what's happening in syria. and there's also voices out there saying, look, bahrain, yemen, syria, they're shooting their own people, protesters, where's the no fly zone there. that's some of the voices in the region coming up and talking about that too. >> is it realistic, though, that question? >> of course not, it's not going to happen. >> no. >> you talk about yemen and al qaeda, an ally with the u.s. in the fight against al qaeda. in bahrain, you're talking about a place where the fifth fleet is based. it's another one of these arguments where you have people talking about foreign policy, we don't want to see bahrain get overthrown, because we have the navy there. this is the sort of talk that comes out of the region. >> you and i were talking during the break.